January 18, 2002 – Madison, WI
The local Madison Comedian had epilepsy. He died after suffering a grand mal seizure at the home
of his closest friends, Liz and Doug Dederich, 1318 Spaight St. He was sleeping on the couch in
the front of the house.
Some of Dave's Gigs:
Hosted "Hot Tonight!" on Fox 47
"The Gray Area," a twice-a-week, live comedyshow on cable access station WYOU
"The 6:30 Show" once a week on TVW, WISC-TV/Channel 3'scable outlet.
Morning radio show on "The Buzz," WYZM/FM 105
Performed weekly at the Funny Business comedy club on State Street
"Are you going to miss Jerry Seinfeld?"
Gray asked the audience shortly after Seinfeld went off the air. They cheered loudly.
"Are you going to miss me?" he asked, getting a lesser response.
Then, he added, "I should have cancelled myself a long time ago."